retarget

[ ree-tahr-git ]
/ riˈtɑr gɪt /

verb (used with object)

to aim toward or calibrate for a different target: to retarget missiles.
to change the goal, completion date, recipient, etc., of: We've retargeted the completion of the job.

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Origin of retarget

First recorded in 1965–70; re- + target
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